School: Valleymount

Location:
Valleymount, Co. Wicklow
Teacher:
Dll. Ó Cochláin

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Names of Fields

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0917, Page 073

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The following are Local field names of the parish.

1) POULT
this field grows hay, oats, and potatoes. Its not far from a small brook.
2) RUTAC
this field grows hay and its beside an old laneway.
3) POULAWHIT
this is a three-cornered field; it grows hay. One of its corners is called, " The wild cat's corner".
4) RILLEY
this is a small bog; it yields turf. People say there was a curchyard there for unbaptized children.
5) CRAFT
this is a three-cornered field, it grows hay and its beside the Carrigacurra road.
6) Cruckan
this is a big field; it grows hay and it is beside an old laneway.
7) Cree
this is a small pin field with some rocks in it. Its a pasture field.
8) Knoch
this field grows hay. A small stream runs through the middle of it, and its beside the Carrigacurra road.
9) Knocknaneils
this is a pasture field; it grows no hay. It's beside an old laneway.
10) Tangwee
this is a three-cornered pasture field. It's not far from the Carrigacurra road.
11) Ryeparks
these are meadow fields and there are

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